12:30-1:20 M B13 MLH (MacLean Hall)
Sriram V. Pemmaraju
101G MLH, firstname.lastname@example.org, 319-353-2956
Office Hours: 1:30-2:00 M, 10:30-11:30 W, 2:00-3:00 F (and by appointment)
Alberto M. Segre
14D MLH, email@example.com, 319-335-1713
Office Hours: by appointment
Course website: http://www.cs.uiowa.edu/~sriram/5980/spring18/
Department website: http://www.cs.uiowa.edu/
Course Syllabus: Syllabus
Assignment: Email your Online Training certificates for the three courses mentioned in the syllabus.
Week 2: 1/22-1/26 The Ethics of Authorship, Peer Reviewing, and Collaborative Research: Part I
Main Reading: ``The Ethics of Authorship: Feature Overview--How Should Authorship Be Decided?'' Katie Cottingham, March 2001. http://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2001/03/ethics-authorship-feature-overview-how-should-authorship-be-decided. Make sure you read the essays by the 4 "authorship experts" in response to the hypothetical authorship dilemma prsented in the article.
Week 3: 1/29-2/2 The Ethics of Authorship, Peer Reviewing, and Collaborative Research: Part II
Week 4: 2/5-2/9 Rights and Responsibilities of Graduate Students as Advisees and Faculty as Advisors including Conflicts of Interest/Commitment
Week 5: 2/12-2/16 Algorithmic Bias and Algorithmic Fairness: Part I
Additional Reading: Lots of additional reading at the FAT* 2018 conference program: https://fatconference.org/.
Week 6: 2/19-2/23 Algorithmic Bias and Algorithmic Fairness: Part II
Week 7: 2/26-3/2 Ethics of Creating and Deploying Software Main Reading:
Week 8: 3/19-3/23 Research Misconduct and Issues in Data Management such as Anonymity and Privacy
Week 9: 3/26-3/30 The ethics of using animals in research